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Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:47 AM MST on February 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
6 PM MST this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity
for fire weather zones 228... 229... 230... 231... 232 and 233...
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday afternoon for gusty winds and low relative humidity for
fire weather zones 228... 229... 230... 231... 232 and 233...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has continued the red flag
warning for gusty winds and low humidity for today. In addition,
a Fire Weather Watch for gusty winds and low humidity has been
issued for Thursday.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 228... 229... 230... 231...
232 and 233.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 gusting to 50 mph.

* Relative humidity... 7 to 12 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that conditions will be favorable for
the rapid ignition, growth and spread of fires. Extreme fire
behavior will be possible. Outdoor burning or any other
activities that could ignite a wildfire should be postponed
during the hours leading up to, including and following the red
flag warning.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
have a good chance of occurring. Listen for later forecasts and
possible red flag warnings.






347 am MST Wed Feb 22 2017

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday afternoon for gusty winds and low relative humidity for
fire weather zones 234... 235... 236 and 237...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather
Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in
effect from Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 234... 235... 236 and 237.

* Winds... west 20 to 30 gusting to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... conditions will be favorable for the rapid ignition,
growth and spread of fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
have a good chance of occurring. Listen for later forecasts and
possible red flag warnings.




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